New Super Mario Bros. U/Luigi U Deluxe Set bundle confirmed, Nintendo Land price dropped to $30
Posted on October 23, 2013 by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Podcast Stories, Wii U
Nintendo has officially confirmed the New Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Luigi U Wii U Deluxe Set bundle following a leak from a Target ad yesterday.
The package will contain both Wii U games for $299.99. Consumers can purchase the bundle starting on November 1. This will replace the older Nintendo Land bundle made available for the Wii U’s launch, Nintendo has confirmed.
In other news, Nintendo has announced a new price for Nintendo Land: $29.99. The price drop also takes effect on November 1.
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Nintendo is launching a new Wii U Deluxe Set that puts the focus on value, and highlights the two biggest names in video games: Mario and his brother, Luigi. Available in stores on Nov. 1, the Wii U Deluxe model will come with two games – New Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Luigi U – all on one disc. The new configuration will sell at the low suggested retail price of $299.99, and replaces the existing Wii U Deluxe Set, which included Nintendo Land. For fans who want to experience the uproarious fun of Nintendo Land, the game can still be purchased separately in stores and as a download in the Nintendo eShop at a new low suggested retail price of $29.99, also beginning Nov. 1.
The beautiful, limited-edition Wii U Deluxe bundle that comes with a download code for The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD, a gorgeous GamePad controller adorned with art inspired by The Legend of Zelda series and a download code for a digital copy of Hyrule Historia is also still available at a suggested retail price of $299.99 while supplies last.
“Mario and Luigi are two of the biggest heroes in video games,” said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America’s executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. “This new Wii U configuration gives people instant access to not one, but two of the most well-received Wii U games. It’s another example of the tremendous value and variety that Nintendo is offering consumers this holiday season.”
New Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Luigi U are two of the best games on Wii U. The games offer players two separate platforming adventures – one starring Mario and one starring Luigi – each filled with dozens of creative levels. Both Mario and Luigi control differently, giving each game a distinct feel and challenge. Both games showcase the refreshing originality and game play that can only be found on Nintendo systems.
Remember that Wii U features parental controls that let adults manage the content their children can access. For more information about this and other features, visit http://www.nintendo.com/wiiu.
Source: Nintendo PR